Homer

(Disputed - c 850 B.C.E. / Disputed)

Homer Poems

41. The Iliad: Book 11 1/13/2003
42. The Iliad: Book 18 1/13/2003
43. The Iliad: Book 2 1/13/2003
44. The Iliad: Book 24 1/13/2003
45. The Iliad: Book 10 1/13/2003
46. The Iliad: Book 19 1/13/2003
47. The Iliad: Book 17 1/13/2003
48. The Odyssey: Book 1 1/13/2003
49. The Iliad (Bk I) 1/1/2004
50. The Iliad: Book 1 1/13/2003

Comments about Homer

  • Bea Tyler (5/17/2018 12:52:00 PM)

    Homer is cool cool cool cool cool\

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  • Fabrizio Frosini Fabrizio Frosini (2/14/2016 4:02:00 PM)

    Aristotle remarks in his Poetics that Homer was unique among the poets of his time, and indeed, the presumed author of the Iliad and the Odyssey must assuredly be one of the greatest of the world’s literary artists. He is also one of the most influential authors in the widest sense, for the two epics provided the basis of Greek education and culture throughout the Classical age and formed the backbone of humane education down to the time of the Roman Empire and the spread of Christianity...

  • Melikhaya Zagagana Melikhaya Zagagana (5/24/2014 10:26:00 AM)

    The incomparable at his throne; Homer the legend. He is as alive as his works of literature; to me his envy, i want to die and live like he did.

  • Sayeed Abubakar Sayeed Abubakar (10/9/2012 12:04:00 PM)

    O the great epic-poet, I have also a desire to write an epic-poem in Bangla, my mother language, on our great leader Bangabandhu.

  • Punsara Amarasinghe (10/24/2009 2:04:00 AM)

    I was inspired by the great poetic insperation of Homer..........His great epics impacted to change the entire western culture..............i love homer.......!

  • Tony Powell (4/21/2008 10:02:00 PM)

    Please amend your otherwisw excellent website by giving Homer's approximate date to c 1100 BC. The initials BCE are unnecessarily offensive

Best Poem of Homer

The Iliad: Book 1

Sing, O goddess, the anger of Achilles son of Peleus, that brought
countless ills upon the Achaeans. Many a brave soul did it send
hurrying down to Hades, and many a hero did it yield a prey to dogs
and vultures, for so were the counsels of Jove fulfilled from the
day on which the son of Atreus, king of men, and great Achilles, first
fell out with one another.
And which of the gods was it that set them on to quarrel? It was the
son of Jove and Leto; for he was angry with the king and sent a
pestilence upon the host to plague the people, because the son of
Atreus ...

Read the full of The Iliad: Book 1

The Odyssey: Book 14

Ulysses now left the haven, and took the rough track up through
the wooded country and over the crest of the mountain till he
reached the place where Minerva had said that he would find the
swineherd, who was the most thrifty servant he had. He found him
sitting in front of his hut, which was by the yards that he had
built on a site which could be seen from far. He had made them
spacious and fair to see, with a free ran for the pigs all round them;
he had built them during his master's ab

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